MTV is expanding its awards show franchise with the launch of the MTV Video Music Awards Latin America.
Disney-owned music label Hollywood Records has upped marketing guru Daniel Savage to senior veepee of sales, marketing and synergy, reporting to senior VP and general manager Abbey Konowitch.
Music Netco Listen.com has inked its first major distribution deal, signing with Spanish-owned mega-portal Terra Lycos to give Listen's Rhapsody subscription music service a kickstart in exposure…
Rap impresario Suge Knight has embarked on an ambitious plan to expand the Death Row Records franchise. Released from prison last August after serving five years of a nine-year sentence on…
The rain was coming down in sheets on 57th Street, but the sun was shining inside Carnegie Hall on Thursday night, where a sublime cast was marking the midpoint in the Richard Rodgers centennial with…
Gold Circle Entertainment, the boutique record label started by Gateway Computer co-founder Norm Waitt Jr., confirmed Friday that it will close its doors and lay off its 25 staffers.
When DreamWorks Records co-chair Mo Ostin took the helm seven years ago after a prosperous tenure at Warner Bros., he was in the enviable position of having nothing to prove.
BMG Entertainment's plan to offer more specific warnings in its music marketing got an unusually warm reception Thursday from Sen. Joseph Lieberman (D-Conn.), who praised it as a "marked improvement"…
"Falling in Love With Love" explores the 27-year union of composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist Lorenz Hart. Joys abound as the sassy chanteuse spins through some 22 songs that illustrate the wit and…
The Pizzarelli family is holding its third annual family reunion at Feinstein's at the Regency. The boundless pleasures of the trio are heightened by the firmly planted coordination of the threesome…
Dee Dee Ramone, bassist and founding member of seminal punk group the Ramones, died Wednesday night at his Los Angeles home. The L.A. County Corroner's Office is investigating the death as a possible…